3 Sam Taylor
3 Sam Taylor
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Thornton
Position: G
gp 28
pts/g 8.6
fg % 38.9
3pt % 27.8
ft % 67.7
reb/g 3.1
a/g 1.9

2016-17: Played in all 26 games, starting in 20. Totaled 726 minutes. Finished fourth on the team in scoring with 253 points on the season. Had a field goal percentage of 39.8, three point percentage of 35.6 and a free throw percentage of 70.0. Added 75 rebounds, 31 assists, 28 steals and three blocks.

Before NMU: Was a two-sport star at Thornton High School. During senior season, averaged 19.8 points, seven rebounds and four assists per game. Earned a spot on the Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune's all-area first teams. Ranked 40th by the Chicago Sun-Times. Named the MVP of the McDipper Holiday Tourney. On the football field, threw for 1,450 yards and 25 touchdowns. Added 1,298 rushing yards and 12 rushing touchdowns.

Recent Games
Feb 10 at Saginaw Valley L, 92-66
Feb 15 Lake Superior St. L, 80-68
Feb 17 Ferris St. L, 98-84
Feb 22 Davenport W, 77-73
Feb 24 Wayne St. (Mich.) L, 71-70
Feb 28 at Ashland L, 83-72
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 20
Games started 24 17
Minutes 775 592
Minutes per game 27.7 29.6
FG 88-226 62-157
FG Pct 38.9 39.5
3PT 22-79 14-49
3PT Pct 27.8 28.6
FT 42-62 26-42
FT Pct 67.7 61.9
Off rebounds 34 25
Def rebounds 54 41
Total rebounds 88 66
Rebounds per game 3.1 3.3
Personal fouls 63 38
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 54 43
Turnovers 44 34
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.3
Steals 40 28
Blocks 0 0
Points 240 164
Points per game 8.6 8.2
Points per 40 min 12.4 11.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 28 St. Norbert W, 73-58 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bay College W, 107-68 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Alma W, 85-73 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 vs. Lewis W, 79-78 1 29 6-13 46.2 5-11 45.5 8-11 72.7 25
Nov 12 vs. Wis.-Parkside W, 83-68 1 13 2-6 33.3 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 17 at Minn. St. Moorhead L, 84-69 1 28 5-13 38.5 1-4 25.0 1-1 100.0 12
Nov 18 vs. Southwest Minn. St. L, 85-78 1 20 3-11 27.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 24 vs. Saint Rose W, 71-69 1 30 2-7 28.6 0-3 0.0 3-3 100.0 7
Nov 25 at Gannon L, 65-62 1 25 4-8 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Nov 30 Northwood W, 82-71 1 31 4-10 40.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 9
Dec 2 Saginaw Valley W, 86-69 1 28 3-12 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 7 at Purdue Northwest W, 80-73 1 29 5-10 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 11
Dec 9 at Grand Valley St. W, 71-68 1 32 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Dec 17 Michigan Tech W, 77-65 1 35 5-7 71.4 1-1 100.0 0-1 0.0 11
Dec 19 at Minn. Duluth L, 87-82 1 21 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 4 Tiffin W, 75-56 1 22 4-9 44.4 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 10
Jan 6 Ashland L, 55-54 1 30 4-12 33.3 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 12
Jan 11 at Lake Superior St. L, 78-60 1 70 2-6 33.3 2-4 50.0 4-5 80.0 10
Jan 13 at Ferris St. L, 74-71 - 18 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 20 at Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 83-74 1 26 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 6
Jan 22 at Davenport W, 91-82 1 29 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 4-6 66.7 9
Jan 28 at Michigan Tech L, 77-66 1 32 4-9 44.4 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 1 Purdue Northwest W, 90-74 1 28 3-8 37.5 2-3 66.7 4-5 80.0 12
Feb 3 Grand Valley St. W, 85-75 1 27 5-10 50.0 0-2 0.0 1-4 25.0 11
Feb 8 at Northwood W, 80-72 1 32 6-7 85.7 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 13
Feb 10 at Saginaw Valley L, 92-66 1 31 3-10 30.0 0-3 0.0 2-4 50.0 8
Feb 15 Lake Superior St. L, 80-68 1 23 3-9 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 17 Ferris St. L, 98-84 - 25 3-9 33.3 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 9
Feb 22 Davenport W, 77-73 1 20 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Feb 24 Wayne St. (Mich.) L, 71-70 - 24 1-7 14.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 28 at Ashland L, 83-72 - 17 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 3-3 100.0 7
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 28 St. Norbert W, 73-58 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bay College W, 107-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Alma W, 85-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 vs. Lewis W, 79-78 1 29 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 4 0 4 0
Nov 12 vs. Wis.-Parkside W, 83-68 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Nov 17 at Minn. St. Moorhead L, 84-69 1 28 1 4 5 5 1 5.0 3 0 4 -
Nov 18 vs. Southwest Minn. St. L, 85-78 1 20 1 1 2 3 1 3.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 24 vs. Saint Rose W, 71-69 1 30 2 2 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Nov 25 at Gannon L, 65-62 1 25 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 30 Northwood W, 82-71 1 31 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 2 0 3 -
Dec 2 Saginaw Valley W, 86-69 1 28 4 2 6 3 3 1.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 7 at Purdue Northwest W, 80-73 1 29 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 -
Dec 9 at Grand Valley St. W, 71-68 1 32 2 3 5 4 0 - 2 0 2 -
Dec 17 Michigan Tech W, 77-65 1 35 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 4 0 3 -
Dec 19 at Minn. Duluth L, 87-82 1 21 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Jan 4 Tiffin W, 75-56 1 22 1 6 7 6 2 3.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 6 Ashland L, 55-54 1 30 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 11 at Lake Superior St. L, 78-60 1 70 0 3 3 5 2 2.5 1 0 1 -
Jan 13 at Ferris St. L, 74-71 - 18 1 0 1 2 4 0.5 0 0 2 0
Jan 20 at Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 83-74 1 26 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 22 at Davenport W, 91-82 1 29 1 2 3 3 2 1.5 0 0 1 -
Jan 28 at Michigan Tech L, 77-66 1 32 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 1 Purdue Northwest W, 90-74 1 28 3 3 6 4 1 4.0 3 0 1 -
Feb 3 Grand Valley St. W, 85-75 1 27 3 3 6 1 1 1.0 2 0 4 -
Feb 8 at Northwood W, 80-72 1 32 0 4 4 1 4 0.3 2 0 0 -
Feb 10 at Saginaw Valley L, 92-66 1 31 0 0 0 2 4 0.5 2 0 3 -
Feb 15 Lake Superior St. L, 80-68 1 23 0 4 4 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Feb 17 Ferris St. L, 98-84 - 25 2 1 3 3 0 - 1 0 3 -
Feb 22 Davenport W, 77-73 1 20 2 2 4 3 0 - 1 0 2 -
Feb 24 Wayne St. (Mich.) L, 71-70 - 24 3 2 5 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 28 at Ashland L, 83-72 - 17 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 2 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 26 20 27.9 3.6-9.1 39.8 1.4-4.0 35.6 1.1-1.5 70.0 9.7
2017-18 28 24 27.7 3.1-8.1 38.9 0.8-2.8 27.8 1.5-2.2 67.7 8.6
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 54 44 27.8 3.4-8.6 39.4 1.1-3.4 32.2 1.3-1.9 68.6 9.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 26 20 726 94-236 39.8 37-104 35.6 28-40 70.0 253
2017-18 28 24 775 88-226 38.9 22-79 27.8 42-62 67.7 240
2018-19 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 54 44 1501 182-462 39.4 59-183 32.2 70-102 68.6 493
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 26 20 27.9 5.2-13.0 39.8 2.0-5.7 35.6 1.5-2.2 70.0 13.9
2017-18 28 24 27.7 4.5-11.7 38.9 1.1-4.1 27.8 2.2-3.2 67.7 12.4
2018-19 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 54 44 27.8 4.9-12.3 39.4 1.6-4.9 32.2 1.9-2.7 68.6 13.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 26 20 27.9 0.9 2.0 2.9 2.5 0.0 1.2 1.6 0.8 1.1 0.1
2017-18 28 24 27.7 1.2 1.9 3.1 2.3 0.0 1.9 1.6 1.2 1.4 0.0
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 54 44 27.8 1.1 1.9 3.0 2.4 0.0 1.6 1.6 1.0 1.3 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 26 20 726 24 51 75 64 0 31 41 0.8 28 3
2017-18 28 24 775 34 54 88 63 1 54 44 1.2 40 0
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 54 44 1501 58 105 163 127 1 85 85 1.0 68 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 26 20 27.9 1.3 2.8 4.1 3.5 0.0 1.7 2.3 0.8 1.5 0.2
2017-18 28 24 27.7 1.8 2.8 4.5 3.3 0.1 2.8 2.3 1.2 2.1 0.0
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 54 44 27.8 1.5 2.8 4.3 3.4 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.0 1.8 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 28 24 27.7 3.1-8.1 38.9 0.8-2.8 27.8 1.5-2.2 67.7 8.6
Conference 20 17 29.6 3.1-7.8 39.5 0.7-2.5 28.6 1.3-2.1 61.9 8.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 9 26.6 3.2-8.6 36.8 0.7-2.4 30.8 1.0-1.9 52.4 8.1
Away 13 11 30.0 3.1-7.2 42.6 0.7-2.6 26.5 1.5-2.1 74.1 8.4
Neutral 4 4 23.0 3.2-9.2 35.1 1.2-4.8 26.3 2.8-3.5 78.6 10.5
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Wins 15 15 27.4 3.3-7.9 42.0 0.9-2.9 29.5 1.8-2.7 65.9 9.3
Losses 13 9 28.0 2.9-8.2 35.5 0.7-2.7 25.7 1.2-1.6 71.4 7.7
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November 7 7 25.1 3.7-9.7 38.2 1.3-4.3 30.0 1.7-2.1 80.0 10.4
December 5 5 29.0 3.4-8.0 42.5 0.6-1.8 33.3 0.2-0.6 33.3 7.6
January 7 6 32.4 2.7-7.0 38.8 0.9-2.9 30.0 2.3-3.1 72.7 8.6
February 9 6 25.2 2.9-7.7 37.7 0.4-2.2 20.0 1.4-2.4 59.1 7.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 28 24 775 88-226 38.9 22-79 27.8 42-62 67.7 240
Conference 20 17 592 62-157 39.5 14-49 28.6 26-42 61.9 164
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 9 293 35-95 36.8 8-26 30.8 11-21 52.4 89
Away 13 11 390 40-94 42.6 9-34 26.5 20-27 74.1 109
Neutral 4 4 92 13-37 35.1 5-19 26.3 11-14 78.6 42
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Wins 15 15 411 50-119 42.0 13-44 29.5 27-41 65.9 140
Losses 13 9 364 38-107 35.5 9-35 25.7 15-21 71.4 100
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November 7 7 176 26-68 38.2 9-30 30.0 12-15 80.0 73
December 5 5 145 17-40 42.5 3-9 33.3 1-3 33.3 38
January 7 6 227 19-49 38.8 6-20 30.0 16-22 72.7 60
February 9 6 227 26-69 37.7 4-20 20.0 13-22 59.1 69
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 28 24 27.7 4.5-11.7 38.9 1.1-4.1 27.8 2.2-3.2 67.7 12.4
Conference 20 17 29.6 4.2-10.6 39.5 0.9-3.3 28.6 1.8-2.8 61.9 11.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 9 26.6 4.8-13.0 36.8 1.1-3.5 30.8 1.5-2.9 52.4 12.2
Away 13 11 30.0 4.1-9.6 42.6 0.9-3.5 26.5 2.1-2.8 74.1 11.2
Neutral 4 4 23.0 5.7-16.1 35.1 2.2-8.3 26.3 4.8-6.1 78.6 18.3
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Wins 15 15 27.4 4.9-11.6 42.0 1.3-4.3 29.5 2.6-4.0 65.9 13.6
Losses 13 9 28.0 4.2-11.8 35.5 1.0-3.8 25.7 1.6-2.3 71.4 11.0
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November 7 7 25.1 5.9-15.5 38.2 2.0-6.8 30.0 2.7-3.4 80.0 16.6
December 5 5 29.0 4.7-11.0 42.5 0.8-2.5 33.3 0.3-0.8 33.3 10.5
January 7 6 32.4 3.3-8.6 38.8 1.1-3.5 30.0 2.8-3.9 72.7 10.6
February 9 6 25.2 4.6-12.2 37.7 0.7-3.5 20.0 2.3-3.9 59.1 12.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 28 24 27.7 1.2 1.9 3.1 2.3 0.0 1.9 1.6 1.2 1.4 0.0
Conference 20 17 29.6 1.3 2.0 3.3 1.9 0.0 2.1 1.7 1.3 1.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 26.6 1.7 2.5 4.2 2.1 - 2.3 1.1 2.1 1.6 0.0
Away 13 11 30.0 0.8 1.7 2.5 2.1 0.1 1.9 2.1 0.9 1.2 0.0
Neutral 4 4 23.0 1.0 1.3 2.3 3.3 0.0 1.0 1.3 0.8 1.5 0.0
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Wins 15 15 27.4 1.3 2.3 3.7 2.1 0.0 1.9 1.6 1.2 1.7 0.0
Losses 13 9 28.0 1.1 1.5 2.5 2.4 0.1 1.9 1.5 1.3 1.1 0.0
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November 7 7 25.1 1.0 1.9 2.9 3.3 0.0 1.6 1.3 1.2 1.7 0.0
December 5 5 29.0 1.8 2.2 4.0 2.8 0.2 1.8 1.2 1.5 1.4 0.0
January 7 6 32.4 0.7 1.6 2.3 1.3 0.0 2.3 2.4 0.9 1.0 0.0
February 9 6 25.2 1.4 2.1 3.6 1.9 - 2.0 1.3 1.5 1.6 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 28 24 775 34 54 88 63 1 54 44 1.2 40 0
Conference 20 17 592 25 41 66 38 0 43 34 1.3 28 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 293 19 27 46 23 - 25 12 2.1 18 0
Away 13 11 390 11 22 33 27 1 25 27 0.9 16 0
Neutral 4 4 92 4 5 9 13 0 4 5 0.8 6 0
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Wins 15 15 411 20 35 55 32 0 29 24 1.2 26 0
Losses 13 9 364 14 19 33 31 1 25 20 1.3 14 0
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November 7 7 176 7 13 20 23 0 11 9 1.2 12 0
December 5 5 145 9 11 20 14 1 9 6 1.5 7 0
January 7 6 227 5 11 16 9 0 16 17 0.9 7 0
February 9 6 227 13 19 32 17 - 18 12 1.5 14 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 28 24 27.7 1.8 2.8 4.5 3.3 0.1 2.8 2.3 1.2 2.1 0.0
Conference 20 17 29.6 1.7 2.8 4.5 2.6 0.0 2.9 2.3 1.3 1.9 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 26.6 2.6 3.7 6.3 3.1 0.0 3.4 1.6 2.1 2.5 0.0
Away 13 11 30.0 1.1 2.3 3.4 2.8 0.1 2.6 2.8 0.9 1.6 0.0
Neutral 4 4 23.0 1.7 2.2 3.9 5.7 0.0 1.7 2.2 0.8 2.6 0.0
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Wins 15 15 27.4 1.9 3.4 5.4 3.1 0.0 2.8 2.3 1.2 2.5 0.0
Losses 13 9 28.0 1.5 2.1 3.6 3.4 0.1 2.7 2.2 1.3 1.5 0.0
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November 7 7 25.1 1.6 3.0 4.5 5.2 0.0 2.5 2.0 1.2 2.7 0.0
December 5 5 29.0 2.5 3.0 5.5 3.9 0.3 2.5 1.7 1.5 1.9 0.0
January 7 6 32.4 0.9 1.9 2.8 1.6 0.0 2.8 3.0 0.9 1.2 0.0
February 9 6 25.2 2.3 3.3 5.6 3.0 0.0 3.2 2.1 1.5 2.5 0.0

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